It is another's fault if he be ungrateful, but it is mine if I do not give. To find one thankful man, I will oblige a great many that are not so.
Quote by Seneca
While we teach, we learn.
A multitude of executions discredits a king, as a multitude of funerals a doctor
For greed, all nature is too little.
The bad fortune of the good turns their faces up to heaven; the good fortune...
Never give advice - sell it
Voyage, travel, and change of place impart vigor
The great blessings of mankind are within us and within our reach; but we shut...
No evil propensity of the human heart is so powerful that it may not be...
He who is brave is free.
Authority founded on injustice is never of long duration.
We should every night call ourselves to an account; What infirmity have I mastered today?...
Luck is what happens when preparation meets opportunity.
The day which we fear as our last is but the birthday of eternity.
Shall I tell you what the real evil is? To cringe to the things that...
No evil is without its compensation. The less money, the less trouble; the less favor,...
He who has great power should use it lightly.
Man at his birth is content with a little milk and a piece of flannel:...
Enjoy present pleasures in such a way as not to injure future ones.
Friendship always benefits; love sometimes injures.
We should every night call ourselves to an account: what infirmity have I mastered today?...